Funded by NORAD through Plan Malawi International
Goal: To contribute to reduction in child marriages and teen pregnancy and increase girls’ education attainment
- To Promote measures for retention and Keeping children safe in schools
- To Increase knowledge on sexual reproductive health rights among adolescents
- To Raise Awareness and Influence Change in social norms and practices to end child marriage.
- To influence policy framework for increased protection of adolescent girls
Districts: Phalombe, Mulanje and Lilongwe
Targeting: 87,041 learners 189 primary and secondary schools will be supported to remain and go back to school and also receive training in gender equality, child rights; 1980 teachers who will be trained in School Code of Conduct and how to create a positive learning environment; 4800 parents who will be trained in group dynamics s in order to support in school governance; 900 School Management Committees members; (540 females; 360 males) trained in group dynamics and school management 360 Traditional initiators trained in SRHR and CEFM, Child rights and gender equality;180 Religious leaders trained on SRHR and 180 Traditional leaders in targeted communities trained on SRHR, Child Early and Forced Marriages, child rights and gender equality